Michael Stucker, Historian
This Week in Racing History
Audi R8s finish 1-2 in the ALMS race at Sears Point, California, USA. Dindo Capello and Allan McNish beating Frank Biela and Emanuele Pirro (2000).
An injured (seperated shoulder) Eddie Lawson rides a Yamaha to victory in the French Grand Prix for 500cc motorcycles (1988).
Tony Kanaan wins the CART US 500 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan, USA (1999).
George Keck drives a Ferrari Testa Rossa to victory in the first feature race held on the Westwood Racing Circuit near Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (1959).
Jerry Hansen, at the wheel of a Lola T140-Chevrolet, wins the Formula A race at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, USA (1968).
Tazio Nuvolari, driving an Alfa Romeo P3, wins the German Grand Prix on the Nurburgring (1935).